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Will Chatham Asset Management, the hedge fund set to gain control of the company, want to operate it after bankruptcy? Or will it look to cash out via merger as quickly as possible?
Cox Enterprises Inc. will purchase the Dayton Daily News, the Springfield News-Sun and the JournalNews from Cox Media Group, which ensures that the papers can continue printing daily editions.
The Fresnoland Lab, which will launch in late February, will test new approaches for engaging citizens and making local news more accessible to the community.
Hearst Newspapers has made a strategic investment in an award-winning marketing communication agency that will enhance the company's ability to offer customized marketing solutions and strategies that deliver measurable performance for clients.
Among the top winners in the annual Best of CNHI contest for 2019 are: the Palestine (Texas) Herald-Press; The Daily Item of Sunbury, Pennsylvania; the News and Tribune of Jeffersonville, Indiana; the Tahlequah Daily Press in Oklahoma; the Cumberland Times-News in western Maryland; The Register-Herald of Beckley, West Virginia; and the Tifton (Georgia) Gazette. Congratulations!
Next Monday afternoon, Mega-Conference attendees will hear about the latest responses to the need for alternative sources of funding, including the way Utah's largest newspaper became recognized as a non-profit eligible for tax-deductible donations and a newly-announced initiative by The Fresno Bee.
Adams Publishing Group, a long-time customer of Brainworks, has announced plans to use Brainworks' Stratica Advertising & CRM solution company wide. Mark Adams, president & CEO, said Stratica will provide its sales reps with the forecasting and pipeline tools they need to identify and capitalize on revenue opportunities and growth.
While the FAA's proposed rule for drones has plenty for journalists to cheer, Stacey Woelfe, director of aerial journalism for the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute, says the peril of this new plan comes from how the data of who’s flying will be handled.
So what are the newspaper participants learning from the Google News Initiative Subscriptions Lab? Hint: Something about themselves.
The advocacy interests of America's Newspapers falls right in line with the first topic addressed at the Inaugural Meeting of America's Newspapers. The News Media Alliance's Danielle Coffey talked about frustrations she encounters when lobbying on Capitol Hill and the latest in the newspaper industry's campaign to get a fair revenue arrangement with the digital giants.
Email is a daily part of millions of American's daily lives. So why aren't newspapers taking advantage of this amazing revenue generating opportunity? News-Press & Gazette Company's Kristen Frey and Observer Media Group's Emily Walsh talked about the insights they've gained from experimenting with email marketing.
What do backyard poultry, goats and beekeeping have in common? All are niche interests that have been scaled into reliable revenue generators.
Many advertisers find the process they must go through to place public notices to be frustrating, Legislators what to change the law to move legal notices out of newspapers (and onto state and local websites) and publishers are doing their best to make the process work. Where's it all heading and what will be key to hanging onto public notices?